|Celebrated Name:||Mike Trout|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Michael Nelson Trout|
|Age:||30 years old|
|Birth Date:||7 August 1991|
|Birth Place:||Vineland, New Jersey, United States|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Jessica Cox|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Mike Trout Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Baseball center fielder|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$80 Million|
|Last Updated:||December 2021|
Mike Trout is a Multi-millionaire Baseball Center Fielder player. His stellar performance in the field from a young age has led to Mike having a very successful career. He has won various awards due to his sportsmanship and is one of the greatest of all time even though he has had a fair share of struggles and disappointments.
His athletic rare talents and abilities to work with his teammates is what has propelled him to the great heights of greatness.
Maybe you know about Mike Trout very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2021? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Mike Trout’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Michael Nelson Trout was born to Debbie and Jeff in Vineland, New Jersey. He grew up in Millville, New Jersey. He has two siblings who are older than him, a sister Teal and a brother Tyler. His father played baseball too at the University of Delaware. Mike grew up a Philadelphia Phillies diehard fan.
Mike attended and graduated from Millville Senior High school and went to Middle school at Lakeside Middle School. In High school, he played Both baseball and basketball.
Mike is married to Jessica Cox, and they got married in 2017.
Mike Trout has an active social media presence, especially on Twitter, where he has around 1.7k followers.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on DOB, Mike Trout is 30 years old as of today’s date 10th December 2021. His height is 1.88m tall, and his weight is 107 kg.
While in high school, he played both basketball and baseball. He started as a pitcher and shortstop and was later shifted to the outfield when he became a senior. He hit 18 home runs that year, which was a new record for his school. He committed to playing baseball while at East Carolina University.
Due to the skills he had in baseball, he was selected as the 25th overall of the 2009 major league Baseball by Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He spent a very short time playing among the minors, and in 2012 he made his debut in the Full season Major League. He had a good season as a rookie in which he led the American League in 49 stolen bases, 129 runs scored, and 326 batting average. His excellent performance in center defense led many observers to name him the most valuable player of the 2012 American league. He was voted as the American League Rookie of the year through unanimous voting and came second AL valuable player after Miguel Cabrera.
His second season was also impressive; he was again leading on the AL with 109 runs, 110 bases-on-balls, and 432 on-base percentage. Trout has been starring in all his games in 2017 he missed 39 games due to a torn thump, but still, he managed to score high with 33 home runs, 72 RBI leading the American League that season.
Even though Mike starred, his team struggled to miss the playoffs again for the 6th time in all the seven seasons Mike played with them. In 2019 Mike signed a $426.5 million worth contract for a 12-year extension with the team, which became at that time the most expensive contract of professional sports. Trout won an AL MVP award in 2019 for the third time despite the mediocre performance of his team.
Awards & Achievements
This are some of the awards that Mike has received in his career. His greatest achievement his success in the field.
- He has won American League Most Valuable Player three times in 2019,2014, and 2016.
- He won American League Rookie of the month four times in 2012.
- He has won two times the baseball America Major League player of the Year in 2012 and 2013.
- He won the ESPY Awards in 2015 for Best Major League Baseball Player.
- He has won the Hank Aaron award two times in 2014 and 2019 and many others.
Net Worth & Salary of Mike Trout in 2021
Mike Trout Net Worth is estimated to be approximately $80 million as of December 2021. Most earnings are from his baseball career. He signed a deal worth $426 million with a signing bonus of $20 million; this contract was said to be most expensive on the sports profession.
Besides baseball, he has other endorsement deal with Subway and Super Pretzel. He also has a deal with Nike, which allows them to sell Trout’s branded shoes. He is estimated to earn around $3 million from these endorsements, thus his net worth.
Mike is a multi-millionaire at a very young age, his stellar performance in the field has even earned him a multi-million contract that has been named the most expensive, the power of working hard and doing what one does best should never be underestimated. Despite the fact that his team has mediocre performances, he is a star on his own.